The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 53 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.47% 0.76% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.73% 3.17% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £23,500 £55,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.27% +91.30%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
148 63 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 31.03% 23.95% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 131 49 70
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,496 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Open Source
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Devon region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Devon

Open Source
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 5 £23,500 - 1
Exeter - 2 - -
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) JSON
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
1 5 (62.50%) HTML5
1 5 (62.50%) CSS3
2 4 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (50.00%) Facebook
2 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) LAMP
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Navigator
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Magento Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
1 5 (62.50%) HTML5
1 5 (62.50%) CSS3
1 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 4 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (50.00%) LAMP
2 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) XHTML
3 1 (12.50%) Sass
3 1 (12.50%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Zend
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & expenses
Posted: 11 days ago